Woman killed in overnight house fire in Colbert County

One person was killed in a house fire overnight on Hatton School Road.

Posted: Aug 7, 2020 8:53 AM
Updated: Aug 7, 2020 10:44 AM

A woman was killed in a house fire overnight in Colbert County.

According to Nitrate City Volunteer Fire Chief Kelly Aday, crews responded to the fire shortly before 1 a.m. Friday. The home is located on Hatton School Road.

When crews arrived, the house was fully involved in flames, and family members were trapped inside. Chief Aday says an elderly woman was deceased when they found her.

No foul play is suspected. 

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